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Just under an hour drive from our Nations Capitol near the Blue Ridge Mountains, lies the world famous winery and wine experience - "OASIS". Oasis Winery is a premium boutique winery, Rated Top 10 in the World, and can be found in select premium locations such as Relais & Chateuax properteries to 5 star Hotels to your local wine merchant - and in some instances exclusively available at the winery via Internet orders or a personal visit to the winery. The Oasis setting is majestic and breathtaking as the winery visitors center and the vineyards overlook the US National Park/Skyline Drive. Oasis, one of the oldest vineyards in the state, offers visitors both a romantic and comfortable retreat, in addition to facilities to host meetingsl lunches, dinners and special events. The view from the winery is like a mural painted by Mother Nature; a vista of row after row of vineyards set on gently rolling hills, with a beautiful water fountain centering out of the lake, framed by the majesticmountains towering behind, offering cool gentle breezes on Oasis award-winning viticultural practices. The leadership and science of our winemaking comes from our Founder, Tareq Salahi, a graduate of the University of California, Davis which is the the worlds leading educational institution for the worlds wine industry; Mr. Tareq Salahi sub-focused in sparkling wines and has extensive experience working Taittinger, Domaine Carneros of Napa Valley, Australia, South Africa and returned to the family vineyards to take Oasis to a new level. Under Mr. Tareq Salahis leadership - Oasis was rated Top 10 in the World in 2000! At Oasis, Tareq Salahi views winemaking as a science, an art, and an experience. He understands that the wine experience is critical to the wine lover enjoying the overall passionate experience and surroundings to include dinning and other enjoyable activities that surround wine. The art of winemaking begins in the vineyard with hand nurtured grapes picked at their peak, then slowly fermented in a diverse array of tanks and french & american oak barrels to enhance, balance and bring out the best the fruit can offer. Our experience dates back to 1977 when Tareq Salahi and his father together planted by hand some of the first Chardonnay, Cabernet Sauvignon and Merlot vines in Virginia. A visit to the Oasis Winery will give you the unique opportunity to discover one of the world's leading premium wine producers offering a full line of award-winning wines and sparkling wines. These wines consistently win gold medals in the most prestigious international and national wine competitions and has garned Oasis to be rated Top 10 in the World! The Oasis Winery has a capacity of 100,000 gallons. A portion of our production is devoted to our international award winning sparkling wines, which are produced in the traditional method "Methode Champenoise," whereby the wine goes through a second fermentation naturally in its individual bottle. This is identical to that method utilized in the Champagne region of France. Around Oasis are a great number of other wineries located in the Blue Ridge WineWay district, bed-and-breakfasts & Inns, championship golf courses, antique stores as well as some of the finest restaurants in the world including the famed Inn at Little Washington, only 10 minutes from Oasis Winery. So, if you are in the mood for romance, or to enjoy fine wines and sparkling wines, or simply want an escape or a picnic outing in the country, come and be our welcome guest as you experience Oasis with us and discover that. – Description from Dragac

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